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Glens Falls NY, also known as Hometown USA, is located in Warren County.


Town of Glens Falls

Glens Falls NY has become one of America's greatest small cities! According to Glens Falls History the City of Glens Falls was officially established in 1908. Glens Falls NY offers friendly neighborhoods, a strong regional presence in the areas of business, tourism, technology and the arts as well as a reputation for a safe community.

Glens Falls NY is home to many successful corporations including Boston Scientific, Angiodynamics, and Finch-Pruyn Paper Company. The area also has a plethora of smaller companies and unique local businesses. Glens Falls Hospital, a leader in Warren County and beyond for medical care, employs hundreds and most recently completed a state-of-the-art addition.

Stay busy in Glens Falls - there's plenty to do! Visit the many restaurants, shops and museums. You can also visit the local dinner theatre or revamped Crandall Library. Popular events like the Adirondack Balloon Festival in September, Larac Arts Festival in June and Glens Falls Civic Center concerts, Adirondack Phantom hockey games and shows draw many to Glens Falls.

The City of Glens Falls is also a haven for recreation. The abundance of parks, playgrounds and sports fields will keep you active. Anyone can use the trails in Crandall Park and Cole's Woods for running, skiing or walking. Bike along the Warren County Bike Path from Glens Falls to Lake George for an alternate method of transportation. Nearby, Queensbury and Lake George offer many lakes, streams and beaches with easy access to water for swimming.

You'll fall in love with Hometown USA. An ideal home for young families offering all the opportunities and amenities of a bigger city with a small community feel.

City Contact:
Glens Falls City Hall
42 Ridge Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
(518) 761-3807

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Regional Events

  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: PB&J Cafe - The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
    It’s about time kids get to have the same amount of fun in a theatre that adults do! A revolutionary idea, the PB&J Cafe gives young theatre-goers the opportunity to order a meal from the cast of characters, participate in a pre-show art activity, dine during the live theatre performance, and come home with autographs from their favorite actors.
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: Knights of the Sales Office
    Larry, Susan, and Craig are locked in mind-numbing sales jobs that are slowly draining each of them. But everything changes when their boss dies and the company grants the office a 30-day mourning period with no sales goals, no dress codes, and no corporate oversight. With a newfound freedom, the three embark on a full-scale revolution, build a castle out of office supplies, encounter an army of rats, drink excessive amounts of tequila, and ultimately attempt to right the wrongs of their company’s impersonal policies.
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: The Boy in the Bathroom
    David has built an entire world for himself inside of his bathroom, refusing to leave for over a year. His mother cares for him, feeding him only food that can fit underneath the door. But when he meets Julie, a young woman who dreams of seeing what lies beyond their small Michigan town, the two begin a relationship from across the bathroom door. They share stories, play games, and trade knock-knock jokes…but will it be enough to get him to open up?
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: The Boy in the Bathroom
    David has built an entire world for himself inside of his bathroom, refusing to leave for over a year. His mother cares for him, feeding him only food that can fit underneath the door. But when he meets Julie, a young woman who dreams of seeing what lies beyond their small Michigan town, the two begin a relationship from across the bathroom door. They share stories, play games, and trade knock-knock jokes…but will it be enough to get him to open up?
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  • Adirondack Theatre Festival: The Boy in the Bathroom
    David has built an entire world for himself inside of his bathroom, refusing to leave for over a year. His mother cares for him, feeding him only food that can fit underneath the door. But when he meets Julie, a young woman who dreams of seeing what lies beyond their small Michigan town, the two begin a relationship from across the bathroom door. They share stories, play games, and trade knock-knock jokes…but will it be enough to get him to open up?
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